Benefits & Program Highlights

The many benefits of accent modification affect both employees and employers. They are reciprocal and lasting.

With the help of an experienced, credentialed speech-language pathologist, you, as a proficient English speaker, can modify and reduce your accent in 10 to 12 weeks.

BENEFITS

The many benefits of accent modification affect both employees and employers. They are reciprocal and lasting.

Benefits from training for business, medical, legal, and educational professionals include:

  • knowledge of each individual's speaking patterns and the skills to modify the accent
  • better mutual understanding between the speaker and listeners
  • reduced stress and improved self-confidence as a speaker
  • increased cultural understanding

Benefits employers appreciate include:

  • improved communication skills and increased motivation demonstrated by employees
  • efficient use of time and money because accent modification services are provided at the job site
  • reduced turnover among employees who speak English as a second language

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS

With the help of an experienced, credentialed speech-language pathologist, you, as a proficient English speaker, can modify and reduce your accent in 10 to 12 weeks. You will receive:

  • a comprehensive individualized assessment of your speaking patterns with a written report
  • a thorough explanation of your sound production (consonants and vowels) plus intonation and rhythm patterns
  • an individualized accent modification program created to address the specific features of your foreign accent
  • weekly assignments with interactive practice sessions designed to quickly improve your English accent
  • written reports provided before and after instruction to measure progress

 

If you believe accents matter...
contact us

email: ccbistner@accentsmatter.com
phone: (612) 382-0343.